The Vaccine That Could Prevent Stress, Anxiety, and Depression
As mental health disorders run rampant, scientists are trying to make an immunization from bacteria that could help.
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'Climate Despair' Is Making People Give Up on Life
"It's super painful to be a human being right now at this point in history."
How I Lost Myself to India's Chemsex Scene and Overdosed, But Survived to Tell the Story
Inside the dark world of drug-fuelled sex parties where an increasing number of gay Indians want to feel belonged, drug abuse is more than just a health hazard.
If Climate Change Makes You Feel Hopeless, Maybe Religion Can Help
People suffering from climate despair are turning to spiritual leaders. This is the advice they get.
Opheli Garcia Lawler
The Chilling Mystery of High-Altitude Suicides
U.S. counties above 4,000 feet have twice the suicides as counties at 2,000 feet. Is it because there's less oxygen in the air, or is something else going on?
Depressed People See the World More Realistically
And happy people just might be slightly delusional.
The Sort of Parents ‘Generation Anxiety’ Will Grow Up to Be
How mental health intersects with our decision on whether or not to have kids in the future.
I Lost My Own Therapist to Suicide
It’s been about a year since Mark’s death. In that time, my perspective on empathy has changed dramatically.
We Need To Stop Asking Celebrities To Apologise For Mental Health Issues
Goo Hara apologised for being depressed. Maho Yamaguchi apologised for speaking out against sexual assault. Why are women being asked to do this?
How Letter Writing Became an Unexpected Mental Health Aid
More people have realised how taking pen to paper can force you to consider the nuances, logic and depth of your thoughts.
The Anxiety Hour
Honor Eastly On Making a Living Off Your Deepest, Darkest Moments
In our latest episode of the Anxiety Hour, the writer and podcaster reflects on the mundane realities of sometimes wanting to die.
The Anxiety Hour
Andrew W.K. Explains How Partying Will Sooth Your Brain and Save Your Life
To be clear, we’re not talking about drinking a million beers and staying up late. For the musician and writer, partying is a way to overcome dread and terror to find peace and pleasure.